National Healthcare Agreement: P61-Teenage birth rate, 2010

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Indicator
Indicator type:Indicator
Short name:Teenage birth rate, 2010
METeOR identifier:395103
Registration status:Health, Superseded 08/06/2011
Description:Teenage birth rate
Indicator set:National Healthcare Agreement (2010) Health, Superseded 08/06/2011
Outcome area:Social Inclusion and Indigenous Health Health, Standard 07/07/2010
Indigenous, Endorsed 11/09/2012
Quality statement:National Healthcare Agreement: P61-Teenage birth rate, 2010 QS Health, Superseded 08/06/2011

Collection and usage attributes

Population group age to:Less than 20 years of age
Computation description:

Numerator includes births to mothers aged less than 20 years.

Births include still and live births.
Computation:1,000 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator)
Numerator:Number of births to females aged less than 20 years
Numerator data elements:
Data Element / Data SetPerson—date of birth, DDMMYYYY
Data Source
Perinatal National Minimum Data Set (NMDS)
NMDS / DSS
Perinatal NMDS 2007-2008
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Date of birth of mother. Used to calculate the mother's age on the date of the baby's birth, except for NSW where the calculated mother's age was provided in 2007. See the Quality statement above for more information.
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
Perinatal National Minimum Data Set (NMDS)
NMDS / DSS
Perinatal NMDS 2007-2008
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Calculated mother's age was provided for NSW in 2007, rather than the mother's date of birth. See the Quality statement above for more information.
Data Element / Data SetBirth—birth status, code N
Data Source
Perinatal National Minimum Data Set (NMDS)
NMDS / DSS
Perinatal NMDS 2007-2008
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Denominator:Number of females aged 15–19 years
Denominator data elements:
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS Estimated resident population (total population)
Guide for use
Data source type: Census-based data plus administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS Indigenous experimental estimates and projections (2001 Census-based)
Guide for use
Data source type: Census-based data plus administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetPerson—sex, code N
Data Source
ABS Estimated resident population (total population)
Guide for use
Data source type: Census-based data plus administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetPerson—sex, code N
Data Source
ABS Indigenous experimental estimates and projections (2001 Census-based)
Guide for use
Data source type: Census-based data plus administrative by-product data
Disaggregation data elements:
Data Element / Data SetPerson—area of usual residence, geographical location code (ASGC 2006) NNNNN
Data Source
Perinatal National Minimum Data Set (NMDS)
NMDS / DSS
Perinatal NMDS 2007-2008
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Used for disaggregation by state/territory, remoteness area and SEIFA of residence
Data Element / Data SetPerson—Indigenous status, code N
Data Source
Perinatal National Minimum Data Set (NMDS)
NMDS / DSS
Perinatal NMDS 2007-2008
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Comments:Specified Disaggregation: Nationally and by state/territory (of mother's residence): by Indigenous status, remoteness area and SEIFA of residence.

Available Disaggregation: Nationally and by state/territory (of mother's residence): by Indigenous status, remoteness area and SEIFA of residence.

Data for the 2008 calendar year will be available in late 2010.

Most recent data available for 2010 CRC baseline report: 2007 (calendar year).

Representational attributes

Representation class:Rate
Data type:Real
Unit of measure:Person
Format:N[NN].N

Indicator conceptual framework

Framework and dimensions:Health behaviours

Data source attributes

Data sources:
Data SourcePerinatal National Minimum Data Set (NMDS)
Frequency
Annual
Data custodian

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare



Data SourceABS Estimated resident population (total population)
Frequency
Quarterly
Quality statement
ABS Estimated resident population (total population), QS
Data custodian
Australian Bureau of Statistics

Data SourceABS Indigenous experimental estimates and projections (2001 Census-based)
Frequency
Periodic
Quality statement
ABS Indigenous experimental estimates and projections, QS
Data custodian
Australian Bureau of Statistics

Accountability attributes

Reporting requirements:National Healthcare Agreement
Organisation responsible for providing data:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Further data development / collection required:

Specification: Long-term

Improving the quality of Indigenous identification within this data.

Some jurisdictions are undertaking work to assess perinatal data vs registered births data.
Other issues caveats:Disaggregations within individual jurisdictions are subject to data quality considerations.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

See also National Healthcare Agreement: P01-Proportion of babies born with low birth weight, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011

See also National Healthcare Agreement: P03-Incidence of end-stage kidney disease, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011

See also National Healthcare Agreement: P18-Life expectancy, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011

See also National Healthcare Agreement: P33-Women with at least one antenatal visit in the first trimester, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011

Has been superseded by National Healthcare Agreement: PI 61-Teenage birth rate, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011